Tulip field with Rijnsburským mill
Medium: oil on canvas
Location: Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France
Dimensions: 81.5 x 65.5
The year is 1871. Claude Monet
leaving England with his wife during the Franco-Prussian War. During this time he dwells in Zaandanu, picturesque town near Amsterdam. During his stay draws to 20 overlooking the city and its surroundings, including the fairy-tale mills. Unfortunately, the sky is mostly cloudy, which the author captures using a limited number of colors - copying the style of contemporary Dutch painters. Years later, in May 1886, the French Embassy invites Moneta
the next visit, traveling around the country dedicated to Monet
whole month and during paints a beautiful tulip fields. Compared to visit in 1871, the weather is favorable, which is also reflected in a lively and varied choice of color images.
Monet painted picture Tulip field with Rijnsburským mill in 1886. Prevailing color of this fine art print is vivid and its shape is landscape. Original size is 81.5 x 65.5. This art piece is located in Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France. This image is printed on demand - you can choose material, size and finishing.Claude Oscar Monet (1840-1926).
A native Parisian, who thoroughly developed the idea of Impressionism
. Monet almost scientifically studied the effect of light on different objects. He devoted himself to so called transitory states, which quickly led him to work with colour and light, his paintings acting on the viewer from the first impression. His use of open-air painting and objects which were special only because of light opened the way for the beginnings of modern painting. Monet’s Impression, Sunrise
(1874) not only gave the name to the whole art movement, but secured Monet a place among the best painters of all times. At one time, he resided in London and created his famous study Houses of Parliament
(Monet wondered, How could the English painters paint Parliament when it cannot be seen for the fog?). In the Giverny
, which became his favourite retreat after the death of his wife, he painted motifs from his garden and the popular series Water Lilies
- the world of the water was as poetic and mysterious as a primordial paradise.